Jazz Calendar for July 18 – July 24

Jazz Calendar for July 18 – July 24

This is the KKFI Jazz Event Calendar for Monday, July 18th to Sunday, July 24th. This is shared for the benefit of jazz music lovers. Please check with the music venue to confirm details of the event. All times are Central Time. All performances are afternoon or evening shows except where indicated with words like “brunch” or “noon.”

Monday, July 18th

• Monday Night ‘s Jam Session at the Blue Room on 18th and Vine from 7:00 – 10:00 is hosted by trumpeter Daniel Dissmore. Musicians, bring your axe.
• The Green Lady Lounge at 18th and Grand features guitarist Brian Baggett from 6:00 – 10:00 followed by the Jeff Shirley Organ Trio until 2:30
• Eddie V’s at 700 West 47th Street presents the Emily Dix Collective from 6:30 – 9:30
• Chaz at the Raphael Hotel at Wornall and Ward Parkway presents Jenna Bauer with Clayton DeLong on guitar from 6:00 – 10:00
• The Majestic Restaurant at 9th and Broadway has pianist Michael Pagan from 6:30 – 9:30
• Corvino @ 1830 Walnut has Roger Wilder on piano
• The Piano Room at 8410 Wornall presents the Waldo Jazz Collective from 7:00 – 10:00


Tuesday, July 19th

• The Green Lady Lounge at 18th and Grand presents the Tyrone Clark Trio from 6:00 – 10:00 followed by the Reyes Brothers Organ Trio until 2:30
• The Majestic Restaurant at 9th and Broadway has pianist Matt Villinger from 6:30 – 9:30
• Chaz at the Raphael Hotel at Wornall and Ward Parkway presents the Baby J Duo from 6:00 – 10:00
• Eddie V’s at 700 West 47th Street presents Tim Reid’s Trio from 6:30 – 9:30
• Corvino @ 1830 Walnut hosts Jeff Freling on guitar from 6-9
• The Phoenix at 8th and Central has Talya Groves from 7:00 – 11:00.

Wednesday, July 20th

• The Green Lady Lounge at 18th and Grand presents Ken Lovern’s OJT from 6:00 – 11:00 followed by the Reyes Brothers Organ Trio until 2:30
• The Majestic Restaurant at 9th and Broadway has pianist Peter Schlamb 6:30-9:30
• Jonnie’s at 1903 Victory dr. in Liberty presents the Br. John Duo from 6:30-9:30
• Tim Reid Jr. hosts a jazz jam at the Phoenix at 8th and Central from 7:00 – 11:00. Musicians bring your axe
• The Emily Dix Quartet appear outdoors at the Raphael Hotel at Wornall and Ward Parkway from 5-8
• Eddie V’s at 700 West 47th Street presents the Eclipse Trio from 6:30 – 9:30
• Corvino 1830 Walnut presents Matt Hopper on guitar from 6-9


Thursday, July 21st

• The Green Lady Lounge at 18th and Grand presents Ken Lovern’s OJT upstairs at 6:00 followed by Guitar Elation from 8:00 – 11:00. Downstairs it’s the Tyrone Clark Duo at 8:30 and Jeff Shirley’s Organ Trio 11:30pm-2:30am
• The Majestic Restaurant at 9th and Broadway has pianist Matt Villinger from 6:30 – 9:30
• The French Market in Prairie Village Shops hosts the Huixqui (Whiskey) Sisters from 5:30-8
• Pierponts at Union Station presents keyboardist Mark Lowrey from 5:00 – 8:00
• The Phoenix at 8th and Central has DJ Alphacat and Cheeto Flow from 7-11
• Johnnie’s in the power and light district presents Live Music from 6:30-9:30
• Jonnie’s at 1903 Victory dr. in Liberty has Laura Barge & Bill Stilfield from 6:30-9:30
• Eddie V’s at 700 West 47th Street presents the Eclipse Trio from 6:30 – 9:30
• Chaz at the Raphael Hotel at Wornall and Ward Parkway presents the Tim Reid Jr. Duo from 6:00 – 10:00
• Corvino 1830 Walnut has Peter Schlamb on piano from 6-9
• P.S. Speakeasy at 106 West 12th Street presents Baby J and the Cradle Robbers every Thursday from 7:00 – 11:00
• Café Trio at 4558 Main features pianist Tim Whitmer from 5:00 – 8:00


Friday, July 22nd


• Indigo Hour at the Blue Room at 18th and Vine features Synergy at 5:00 followed by Marcus Lewis from 8:30 – 11:30
• The Phoenix presents Lee Langston 4:30PM-8:00PM Friday
• The Green Lady Lounge presents Ken Lovern’s OJT upstairs from 6:00 – 10:00 followed by the RSS Trio until 2:30. Danny Embrey and his Trio plays downstairs at the Green Lady from 7:30 – 10:30 followed by the Brian Ward Band until 2:00am
• The Black Dolphin at 1813 Grand features Tim Whitmer’s Quartet 6:30pm – 9:30pm and Reyes Brothers Trio from 10-1
• The Ship, 1221 Union Avenue, presents KC Green from 7-9
• The Majestic Restaurant at 931 Broadway has Peter Schlamb from 5:30-9 in the dining room and Roger Wilder in the Jazz club 6-10.
• Eddie V’s presents the Eclipse Trio from 6:30 – 10:30
• The Market at Meadowbrook at 4901 Meadowbrook Parkway features Emily Dix from 4:00 – 6:30
• Stock Hill at 48th and Main presents Live Music from 8:00 – 11:00
• Johnnie’s at 1903 Victory Drive in Liberty presents Cynthia Van Roden from 6:30-10:30
• Johnnie’s in the power and light district presents Alex Abramovitz and his Swing’n Kansas City Jazz Band from 6:30-10:30
• Corvino has Matt Villinger from 6-8:30 followed by more music from 9-11:30
• The Mutual Musicians Foundation in the historic 18th and Vine district Hosts its legendary late night jam sessions from 1-5am



Saturday, July 23rd and Sunday, July 24h

• The Green Lady Lounge presents Rod Fleeman Trio Saturday 2:30-5:30pm followed by Ken Lovern’s OJT upstairs from 6:00 – 10:00 and the RSS Trio from 10:30 – 2:30, Danny Embrey Trio downstairs from 7:30 – 10:30 followed by the Dawson Jones Organ Trio until 2:00: Sunday the Green Lady has Tyrone Clark Trio from 6:00 – 10:00 followed by the RSS Trio until 2:30.
• The Black Dolphin features Tim Whitmer Quartet 6:30-9:30 followed by Leslie Maclean Trio 10-1 Saturday.
• On Saturday the Majestic Restaurant has Dawson Jones from 5:30-9 in the dining room and Brant Jester in the Jazz club 6-10. Sunday the Majestic features Peter Schlamb 6:30-10
• The Blue Room at 18th and Vine has KKFI’s own Jazz Disciple from 8:30 – 11:30 Saturday
• KC Bier at 310 West 79th Street features Bram Wijnands Saturday and Sunday afternoon from 3:00 – 5:00
• The Ship, 1221 Union Avenue, Presents the Black Creatures with the Eclipse trio Saturday 9pm
• Jonnie’s In the Power and Light District presents Piaget Sings from 6:30-9:30 Saturday
• Johnnie’s at 1903 Victory Drive in Liberty presents Hot Club KC Saturday from 6:30-10:30
• Lonnie’s Reno Club at 1111 Grand features Lonnie McFadden from 7:00 – 10:30 Saturday
• The Pairing at 16th and Oak features Bryan Hicks every Sunday from 5:00 – 7:00
• Corvino has live music from 6:00 – 11:30 Saturday and from 6-9 Sunday
• Eddie V’s presents the Jackie Meyers Trio Saturday from 6:30 – 10:30 and The Emily Dix Collective Sunday from 6:00 – 9:00
• Stock Hill has Emily Dix from 8:00 – 11:00 Saturday
• The outdoor food court at Ward Parkway Center at 86th and State Line presents Stan Kessler Saturday from 7:00 – 9:00
• Café Trio at 4558 Main has Candace Evans from 6:00 – 9:00 Saturday
• The Phoenix has a jazz brunch Saturday with Alex Abramovitz and the swingin’ Kansas City Fives from 10:00 – 2:00 followed by Talya Groves and Boyfriends | every SAT 4:30-8:30pm followed by Tim Reid, Jr. from 9-1. Sunday Millie Edwards and Dan Sturdevant play the Phoenix Brunch from 10:00 – 2:00.
• The Piano Room presents Joel McNulty Saturday
• Chaz at the Raphael Hotel presents The Mengel Brothers Duo on Sunday 6-10
• The Mutual Musicians Foundation in the historic 18th and Vine district Hosts its legendary late night jam sessions 1-5am sat
• Soiree, 1512 E. 18thSt. presents Kim Keys & Locd! Each and every Sunday @ 6



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